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Address: | Corner of Broke & McDonalds Roads, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4998 7402
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09:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00

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Lovely

Lovely cheese board to start with and then we went through to the wine area. Nice wines but they seemed a little understaffed. Worth a visit :)

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Michael L
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Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went here as a part of a wine tour and so had a private tasting which probably made the experience a lot better than normal. Our hostess Linda was great and very knowledgeable of the wineries products. The wines were good and the experience was excellent.

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Thank Paul R
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189 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely cheese board to start with and then we went through to the wine area. Nice wines but they seemed a little understaffed. Worth a visit :)

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Thank Michael L
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback Michael regarding the Cellar Door and McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the honesty. We can get busy on the weekends, but the team work hard to make sure everyone gets as much attention as possible. Our focus is to provide a quality range of... More 

Gosford, Australia
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43 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a private wine tasting (included in my membership price) such a great experience. Joel looked after us for the day and provided such an amazing service. He was extremely knowledgeable and friendly.. We loved the wine and cheese platter! We ended up spending $700 between the 4 of us due to Joel's experience with wines and the great... More 

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Thank Kat09kitty
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Thank you Kat for your positive response and for being a valued Member of the McGuigan Wine Club. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and we are very proud of our award winning styles. We also... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great selection of wines - loved being able to compare different vintages etc. Member of staff was well trained but lacked a bit of passion - possibly jaded from repeating it so many times?

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Thank Pippola18
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback regarding McGuigan Wines and we are very glad you had a good time tasting the exclusive Cellar Door range. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines of international standards, and it is great that you enjoyed them. We can get busy at times but the team work hard to make... More 

Houston, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent selection of reasonably priced wines, winery has won major awards in London competition, acknowledged by Janis Robinson. Their Personal Reserve Shiraz and Cabernet were expensive ($60 ea) but were much better than other reds I tasted at the $30 mark. You get what you pay for.

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Thank Safetyengineer
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the feedback. Yes, the Single Vineyard Reds are amazing and the best is yet to come when we release our stunning 2014 Vintages later this year. Our focus is on the Cellar Door only wines so we are so pleased... More 

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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

There are so many great wineries in the Hunter Valley, that i found this one to be underwhelming by comparison. The tasting consisted of standing at a bar while picking wine off a list. The gentleman that served us wasn't very helpful and didn't explain anything about the wine. He simply poured what we asked for. The wine was tasty... More 

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1 Thank Mel H
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Thanks Mel. We appreciate your feedback regarding McGuigan Wines, and we are very glad you had a good time tasting a number of our wines. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and it is great that you enjoyed them. We hope you will visit again. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

One of our favourite Shiraz. No fee and generous servings for wine tasting. Come early as the 12 pm wine tour fills out quickly.

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1 Thank Steven A
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Thank you for your response Steven, and for visiting McGuigan Wines in the Hunter Valley. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the feedback on our Shiraz. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and we are very proud of our award winning styles. There are... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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54 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

You know how far Winner of International Winemaker of the year can go. Not as far as the Cellar Door on this occasion. We had a young man who was not big on customer service & therefore we did not feel the love in the wines we sampled. Thanks for the samples but you lost us on this occasion.

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Thank Boyd1504
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Hi and thank you Boyd for taking the time to post your review. We enjoy hearing from our guests and of course appreciate any feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and we are very proud of our award winning styles. We certainly hope this won't detract you from visiting us again in... More 

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181 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Worth the visit very knowledgeable staff nice and cool tasting room, especially when your coming in from the hot outside day. Good wines, very clean plenty of parking and a very nice cheese / delicatessen next door if you want a bit to eat. Worth the visit and the wines do taste nice.

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Thank The Cake G
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Many thanks for your acknowledgement and for visiting McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range of wines and we appreciate the feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and it is great that you enjoyed them. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times and each time made a purchase. Nice relaxed atmosphere. Just walk up to a bar and tell the staff which wines you'd like to try from the list. Got the autumn harvest and a tawny.

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Thank itsumee
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this review

Many thanks for your acknowledgement and for visiting McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range of sweet wines and we appreciate the feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines, both dry and sweet, for all tastes and budgets, so it is great that you enjoyed the... More 

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